Frequency of Storms in Texas

  • Tropical Storm or Hurricane 3 out of every 4 years
  • Most serious threat is flooding
  • The weaker the system, the higher the probability for heavy rains and catastrophic flooding


Recent major Houston-Area Storms

  • Alicia (1983)
  • Allison (1989)
  • Charley (1998)
  • Allison (2001)
  • Tax Day Flood (2016)
  • Memorial Day Flood (2016)
  • Harvey (2017)

Types of Home Elevation Methods

home elevation methods


More Resources

olshan home elevation


Well, our foundation was repaired this week. It is AMAZING!!!!! Once they "jacked" it up you could immediately tell the difference! So cool! When you walk to that side of the house, you don't go downhill. Oh my goodness - what a HUGE difference. Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!

- Bev & Mike, Austin TX